The Bible can be misinterpreted based on both the culture and time period in which parts of it were written.
While it's easy to write off as an innocent, non-religious holiday focused on wholesome values such as family togetherness and gratitude, the holiday's dark past is seldom acknowledged.
People alter their body, their form, because it is they choice and/or their doctors on some need/ want to fix their bodies. However, there are children scattered across the globe that are having their bodies malformed in the area of their genitals for no medical reason or consent. This process is called genital mutilation, commonly known as Female Genital Mutilation or FGM. The definition from the World Health Organization refers to it is, “comprises all procedures that involve partial or total removal of the external female genitalia, or other injury to the female genital organs for non-medical reasons”. The process though it is most well-known referring to girls, make no…
Rape scenes in particular have no place in a show. I will defend this opinion from both an artistic standpoint and a social perspective.
One week out of the month, our Sunday School lesson revolved around a country where missionaries worked. This is an intriguing system with a lot of potential.